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Troy, NY: Nims and Knight, 1891. Illustrated by Tissue port frontis and 26 tissue plates of photographs. First edition. Illustrated moss green cloth decorated in gilt and black, thick gloss paper issue, top edge gilt. Super Royal 8vo. pp. 198. Near Fine/No jacket, as issued. Rebacked and cleaned in our bindery with new acid free endpapers. England, France, Spain, Portugal,… Read more
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ALASKA HIGHWAY, Road to Yukon Adventure.

by Canadian Government Travel Bureau, compiled by.

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Ottawa: (Roger Duhamel, F.R.S.C.), 1962. Illustrated by color map, b/w photographs. Assumed first edition. 39-612-EL-T-7-P. Color stapled wraps. 8vo. pp. 40. Very Good+. Rubbed spots to cover, faint rear corner crease. Reprinted through the 1970's, wonderfully done. Dawson Creek to Whitehorse 918 miles; Whitehorse to Beaver Creek 262 miles; Beaver Creek to Fairbanks 323 miles..
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Fairbanks Alaska: Gateway to the Arctic.

by Fairbanks Chamber of Commerce.

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Fairbanks, Alaska: Commercial Printing, ca.1960's. Illustrated by color and b/w photos by Frank Whaley and others. unspecified edition. tri-fold pamphlet. 9x3.75-inches folded. pp. [2]. Very Good. Vintage cover prospector, Eskimos, gold dredges, riverboats, University of Alaska, Mt. McKinley..
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GOLDEN WEST as Seen by the Ridgway Club, The.

by Sidney, Margaret, pseud. (Harriet Mulford Stone Lothrop 1844-1924).

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Boston: D. Lothrop, (1886). Illustrated by b/w plates and text drawings throughout, folding map, orange map eps. First (NAP) edition. Decorated cloth, beveled boards. 4to. pp. 388. Very Good. Five Little Peppers author. Through the Year with the Poets publisher insert advertisement with "December" poem verso. Married to Daniel Lothrop, publisher..
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Washington, DC: GPO, 1907. Illustrated by Fold out map frontis. Stated 5th edition. No. 64 Hydrographic Office. Original Blue blind-stamped cloth, marbled edges. 8vo. pp. 626. Very Good. Pencil owner, Rubbed caps and corners, internally near fine. [Note: Volume I published separately as No. 86 starting in 1888]..
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RIVERS RAN EAST, The.

by Clark, [Col.] Leonard 1908-57.

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New York: Funk & Wagnalls, (1953*). Illustrated by Lynd Ward Jacket, author [16 pp.] centerfold photographs, text maps. True First edition. Cloth backed grey pattern boards. 8vo. pp. xviii, 366. Appendices (7), Index . Near Fine/Very Good ($5.00)/Unclipped price in mylar. Spots of foxing on top edge of binding, shallow edgewear to jacket with small puncture mark. Acknowledgments, Foreword, Introduction,… Read more
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Stillwater, MN: Voyageur Press, (2004). Edited by Josh Leventhal. Illustrated by one map and compass vignettes. First (N1) edition. Royal paper covered boards. Cr.8vo. pp. 139, [1] Acknowledgments. Fine/In like jacket/Unclipped price in mylar. Canoeist in Northwest Canada with then and now perspective. ISBN: 978089658560..
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Edinburgh: Robert Cadell, 1833. Illustrated by engraved titles each volume, several text cuts. First thus edition. 2 volumes. Half green calf over brown cloth, five raised bands, marbled end papers. 16mo. pp. 363; 325. Very Good. Worn caps and corners, leather darkened to a dark brown, internally near fine. Scottish born British naval officer. (Post as one book)..
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New York: Luther James, 1838. Second edition. c.1836. Full calf, gilt decorated spine, marbled edges. Thick cr.8vo. pp. 504. About Very Good. Light rubbing and edgewear; internally near fine with several sections shaken (or slightly off score on fore-edge side). "Embracing a view of their person, character, employments, amusements, religion, dress, habitations, modes of warfare, food, arts, agriculture, literature &c.… Read more
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Paris: Hachette, 1934. Illustrated by 14 color folding maps, 4 in text. c.1931. Original blue blind-stamped cloth printed gilt, map end papers. 16mo (16cm). pp. lxxxiv, 21, 3, 535. About Very Good. Rubbed joints and corners, overall page toning, pages and maps fine..
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[Denmark]: Kandrup & Wunech; Dyva & Jeppesens (2); J.A. Hansen; Det Berlingske Illustrated by M Bodecker; b/w and color; line drawings; photographs. 5 volumes. Folded maps, brochures and card wraps. Very Good to Near Fine. Light toning to several and one lightly stained, no tears, nice 50's collection of five. Four by National Travel Association of Denmark: 1-We Danes… Read more
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Illustrated by Maps, reproductions, line drawings. 4 volumes. Good to Very Good. 1. The Discovery of Wilkes Land, Antarctica, Reprinted from the Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society, Vol. 82, No. 5 1940. pp. 561-582 inscribed "Mr. Joseph Gordon with author compliments" on cover. Spine reinforce with acid free tape. Foxed folded clipping laid in "Peary Looks More and More… Read more
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Key West Welcomes You 1954

by True, Dorothy.

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Key West, FL: The Welcome Service, Key Lodge, 1953. Illustrated by Lemon yellow illustrated cover. Stapled pamphlet. 8vo. pp. 18, [2] map. Near Fine. Piracy, cigars, rum runners U.S. Navy, shrimp fishing, Ernest Hemingway house, period advertisements, rear fold-out map..
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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1891. Illustrated by b/w tissue ports, text engravings and maps . Second US edition. c.1890. 2 volumes. Original decorated green buckram, brown eps. 8vo. pp. xiv, [2], 547. Appendix; xvi, 540. Appendices, Index. About Very Good. Cap and corner wear, repaired hinges. All 3 Maps present in rear pockets are complete but torn on folds,… Read more
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New York: Holt, Rinehart & Winston, (1968). Illustrated by pp.[32] b/w photographs, most by Art Aufderheide in two sections. Stated first edition. 8684151 on cr, rear binding and jacket. Black cloth, olive end papers, black topstain. Inscribed by "To Kenneth A. Dorey, 90 N April 19th, 1968, Ralph Plaisted" in blue on half-title. 8vo (21.5cm). pp. 193, [3] about author.… Read more
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Shrewsbury, England: Swan-Hill Press (Airlife Publishing), (1996). Illustrated by color photographs and maps. First edition. Blue cloth. Signed by author on title page. Cr.4to. pp. 192. Index. As New/In like jacket/Unclipped price in mylar. Stamped "Atkins" on top edge and front pastedown. Foreword by H.R.H. The Prince of Wales..
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POMPEII, The Excavations.

by Santini, Loretta.

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Italy: Edizioni Plurigraf, (1978). Illustrated by 115 color plates. Gloss pictorial wraps. 4to. pp. 79, [1] colophon. Near Fine. Traces of wear..
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EAST: SKETCHES OF TRAVEL IN EGYPT AND THE HOLY LAND, The.

by Spencer, Rev. J(esse) A(mes), M.A 1816-98.

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New York: George P. Putnam, 10 Park Place (T.B. Smith), 1852. Illustrated by 9 in b/w: 2 maps, text drawings, one fold-out plate is inserted at pp. 320 (labeled pp. 318). Stated third edition. c.1849. Dark Green blind-stamped and gilt embossed topboard illustration, gilt spine print, yellow eps. Large Post 8vo. pp. [4] blank, [iv], xvi, [2], 503. Appendix. Near… Read more
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London: MacMillan & Co., Ltd. (R&R Clark, Ltd., Edinburgh), 1923. Edited by [E. C.]. First separate edition. Much serially appearing in in various forms in: The Times, The English Review, The Rangoon Times, The Blue Peter. [First produced in limited addition of 125 large paper copies]. Burgundy blind-stamped cloth, gilt print spine, thick paper issue. Large Post 8vo. pp.… Read more
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Stockholm: Esselte Kartor AB, Lantmateriet, (1984). Illustrated by color: Lars Bygemark, Bengt Johanson, Bengt Lindecrantz, Rutger Segemark. First edition. Blue washable cloth. Square 4to. pp. 206, [3]. Fine/Near Fine/No price in mylar. Light rear edge crease to jacket. English, French, German, Swedish, and. Text verso, color photo recto..
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